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DIFF 2023 is reimagined with ‘community’ at the heart of the festival

DIFF 2023 is reimagined with ‘community’ at the heart of the festival

Dublin International Film Festival (DIFF) returned on Thursday with a reimagined look as festival director Gráinne Humphreys focuses on the importance of community at this year’s festival. “DIFF has been…

The Santanas and V-Sensei mosh up the Workman’s Club

The Santanas and V-Sensei mosh up the Workman’s Club

Co-headliners the Santanas, brothers from Balbriggan, and Victor Makinde, stage name V-Sensei, climaxed a big night of music at the Workman’s in late Feburary. They topped a bill that included…

Tales from the Holywell: Damien Dempsey’s newest venture opens In the Abbey

Tales from the Holywell: Damien Dempsey’s newest venture opens In the Abbey

Damien Dempsey is no stranger to the stage, having performed all over the world throughout his career of more than 20 years, but his newest venture introduces a side to…

Carols, concerts and other upcoming Dublin events to look out for

Carols, concerts and other upcoming Dublin events to look out for

The Christmas season starts off strong with a solid lineup of winter themed music events all across Dublin As you may know Christmas is around the corner, some might have…

Making a show of the new voices of Ireland

Making a show of the new voices of Ireland

Ireland Music Week (IMW), the annual showcase of Irish talent providing opportunity for home grown musicians to network with international connects, returned on October 4th to 7th. The talented line-up…

Remembering the tenements

Remembering the tenements

Tenement Dublin is an element of recent Irish history that is often forgotten or overlooked. Many of the houses that were previously tenement buildings – if they are not demolished…

Ukrainian opera star sings at St Patrick’s Cathedral 

Ukrainian opera star sings at St Patrick’s Cathedral 

Ukraine’s very own ‘Lady Opera’ took to the altar to give a powerful vocal performance for Dublin residents A concert in support of Ukraine was held at St Patrick’s Cathedral…

Black and Irish GALA awards

Black and Irish GALA awards

The first B.I.G event was held to appreciate the artistic and creative efforts of Black and mixed-race talent in Ireland. The first-ever Black and Irish GALA awards took place in…

GAZE International LGBTQ+ Film Festival: a triumph for queer Irish voices

GAZE International LGBTQ+ Film Festival: a triumph for queer Irish voices

An Irish film festival makes its mark, highlighting the abundance of filmmaking talent in the LGBTQ+ community. GAZE International LGBTQ+ Film Festival Dublin took place from the 29th of September…

Building complete on new Wetherspoon hotel and pub

Building complete on new Wetherspoon hotel and pub

Wetherspoon has completed the development of their new hotel and pub in Camden Street Upper and Lower.  Wetherspoon has invested a total of 33.4 million euros into the new Keavan’s Port hotel and pub. The company purchased the property for…

Frontline Supports Addiction Concerns In Inchicore

Frontline Supports Addiction Concerns In Inchicore

Drug and alcohol abuse is a serious problem in Ireland. In 2019 alone, there were an astonishing 7,546 cases of people treated for problem alcohol use, and an enormous 10,664 cases of people treated for problem drug use.  Numbers like these will continue…

Becoming a tour guide with Dublinia

Becoming a tour guide with Dublinia

Bored during this second lockdown? Looking for something to keep you occupied while staying inside? Why not make the most of this time to take part in a course that could help…